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Devonshire Farmstead
Salem district, Eastern Cape

Date:1832
Type:Farmhouse
Status:Extant

Proclaimed: 1986 05 09

This is a single-storey Settler-type farmhouse built in 1832 by Richard Gush on the original allotments granted to Hezekiah Sephton, leader of the Salem party of 1820 Settlers.

(Richardson 2001:41)

All truncated references not fully cited below are those of Joanna Walker's original text and cited in full in the 'Bibliography' entry of the Lexicon.